Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 9/10/14

BERN, SWITZERLAND - DECEMBER 12: Vitali Klitschko of Ukraine (L) and Kevin Johnson of the USA fight for the WBC World Championship Heavyweight title at Postfinance-Arena on December 12, 2009 in Bern, Switzerland. (Photo by Vladimir Rys/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Vitali Klitschko will defend his WBC heavyweight title against Germany's Manuel Charr before turning his attention to Ukraine's parliamentary elections. Klitschko's management group announced Monday that the 40-year-old Ukrainian will fight Charr at the SC Olimpiyski sports arena in Moscow on Sept. 8, then lead the UDAR party in his country's elections Oct. 28. Klitschko said he wants to continue fighting but ''I will make my decision after the election.'' Charr, who was born in Beirut, is unbeaten with a record of 21 wins and 11 KOs. ''Vitali will see in my eyes that he cannot win the fight,'' the 27-year-old said. ''Many think I will come to lose but I am coming to win. I will shock Vitali and the boxing world,'' Klitschko has a record of 40 KOs with 44 wins and two defeats. He last fought in February, defeating Dereck Chisora in Munich, where later Chisora brawled with fellow Briton David Haye at the post-fight news conference. ''Charr is young, hungry and undefeated. He i...
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